FASA to Conduct Industry Survey

FASA has, for the past few years, together with sponsor Sanlam, conducted two surveys annually – one by interviewing Franchisors on their contribution to the industry as a whole, the other interviewing Franchisees to find out their satisfaction levels within the industry. These surveys allow us to quantify the sector in terms of its size … Read more

Pearls of Wisdom from the Experts at FASA’s Convention

FASA’s annual Franchise Convention boasted over 50 industry experts sharing their secrets to success and giving delegates invaluable information and advice regarding everything from franchise operations to franchise relationships; from finance & funding to growth & expansion; from legal to franchisees.  Some of the highlights of the convention included:   CASH CONVERTERS ON IMPROVING PROFITABILITY: … Read more

FASA’s Franchise Convention Covers all Angles

With the economy showing a positive growth for the coming year and public and business sentiment more positive, the Franchise Association of South Africa’s annual Franchise Convention taking place at The Forum in Bryanston on Thursday 28th June puts the spotlight on how successful franchising can be with over fifty speakers tackling different aspects to … Read more

Does Your Business Need a Boost?

  Now, more than ever, promoting and growing your business is crucial to its long-term success.  If you are a franchise or business looking for franchisees or need to promote your business, you need to be at the FASA’s Franchise Expo – from the 29th June to the 1st July on Level 5, Entrance 22 … Read more

Visit the Franchise Expo (IFE) and Plan Your Future Success

Survey results released by FASA in 2017 show that the franchise sector’s performance remains on an upward trend and with South Africa’s economy heading for welcome growth NOW is the time to take action and ride the next wave of prosperity by attending the 2018 International Franchise Expo (IFE) taking place on Level 5, Entrance … Read more

“Knowledge is NOT power, the ability to APPLY knowledge is power”

‘Knowledge is NOT power, the ability to APPLY knowledge is power’. This is the mantra of Dave Nemeth of Trend-Forward, who will be the opening key-note speaker at FASA’s annual Franchise Convention taking place at The Forum in Bryanston on Thursday 28th June.  His presentation on Consumer Trends for 2018, will dissect disruptive strategies and … Read more

Development Funding puts Pietermaritzburg Cash Converters Franchise into Business

Kim Broom and Africa Msimango took over the Cash Converters branch in Victoria Centre, Pietermaritzburg, on 1 November as part of the Kutana Group’s corporate social development programme. “Kutana’s leadership is committed to BEE and sustainable growth through responsible investments,” says CEO Thoko Mokgosi-Mwantembe. “As a Pan-African investment company focused on delivering significant shareholder value … Read more